WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnas undulata Dubois, 1839

212713

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212713

accepted
Species
marine, fresh
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 51-63 cm. Plumage: dark brownish grey...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 51-63 cm. Plumage: dark brownish grey with broad paler edging to feathers giving scaley appearance; head darker with less scaling; speculum green (blue in the nothern race rueppelli) narrowly edged white, wing linings white. Immature like adult but paler. Bare parts: iris reddish brown; bill bright yellow with a black central patch on culmen; feet and legs black to reddish brown. Habitat: estuaries, but more common on inland waters. <388><391><393> [details]
Adriaens, P. (2011). Anas undulata. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212713 on 2017-11-18

Date
action
by
1998-07-17 10:53:12Z
created
1998-08-21 13:28:34Z
changed
Depew, Lorna
2011-04-08 06:18:06Z
checked

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basis of record Brown, L.H., E.K. Urban & K. Newman (1982). The Birds of Africa, Volume I. Academic Press, London. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 51-63 cm. Plumage: dark brownish grey with broad paler edging to feathers giving scaley appearance; head darker with less scaling; speculum green (blue in the nothern race rueppelli) narrowly edged white, wing linings white. Immature like adult but paler. Bare parts: iris reddish brown; bill bright yellow with a black central patch on culmen; feet and legs black to reddish brown. Habitat: estuaries, but more common on inland waters. <388><391><393> [details]
 

LanguageName 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgeelbekeend  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoryellow-billed duckUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAfrican Yellowbill  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcanard à bec jaune  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGelbschnabelente  [details]